Washington, D.C.

Nashville, TN


Philip Ransdell

by Jasmine Batchelor

October 19, 2017

Director, Benefits,
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.

Philip Ransdell is Director of Benefits for Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.  He is responsible for the management and strategic direction of Cracker Barrel’s health and welfare benefits and retirement plans.

Prior to joining Cracker Barrel, Philip was the Director of Benefits at The Kroger Co., senior manager of Benefits at Nissan North America as well as the senior manager of Health Plans at General Motors Corporation.  Philip joined Cracker Barrel in 2014 in his current role.

Philip earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Western Kentucky University and an MBA from the University of Louisville.  He has served on a variety of boards and committees, including Alive Hospice, Hospice of Cincinnati and Nashville YWCA.

Philip lives in Mount Juliet, TN.  He is married to Jeanie Ransdell and has four children and 3 grandchildren.